Rail transport in Zambia
Rail transport is very important for the transportation of goods across the country. This allows the import and export of goods with neighboring countries. Rail transport is more affordable than any other transportation means and allows one to carry goods in bulk. In this category you will find details of the rail companies that that offers rail transport services. TAZARA operates through traffic and local traffic freight trains. Through traffic trains convey cargo originating from Dar es Salaam in Tanzania to New Kapiri Mposhi in Zambia and vice versa. Local traffic trains convey intermediate cargo and may or may not cross the border. Zambia Railways (ZR) is the national railway of Zambia, it moves cargo from the south in Livingstone to the Copperbelt in the north.